Nishant Sood

Nishant Sood

Of Counsel

Nishant is triple qualified in medicine, law and economics.

This background, means Nishant brings a unique and insightful perspective to clients’ commercial and technical challenges.

He originally trained and worked as a doctor for a number of years, both in the NHS and abroad, predominantly in the fields of acute medicine and intensive care. After cross-qualifying into law, he worked as a lawyer at a leading national law firm, specialising in corporate and commercial work with a focus on the health sector.

Since then he has established a health clinic and health consultancy business and remains active in both.

He joined Potter Clarkson in October 2018 to provide specialist support in a multi-jurisdictional pharmaceutical litigation. Following its successful conclusion, he has continued to practice in the litigation and licensing team and leads the firm’s IP consultancy offering and the development of bespoke solutions for clients.



Healthcare, life sciences, pharmaceuticals


Nottingham Law School, University of Sheffield


MBChB, GDL, LPC, Dipl Econ